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§ 4402. —  Definitions.



[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
  January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
[CITE: 20USC4402]

 
                           TITLE 20--EDUCATION
 
CHAPTER 56--AMERICAN INDIAN, ALASKA NATIVE, AND NATIVE HAWAIIAN CULTURE 
                           AND ART DEVELOPMENT
 
Sec. 4402. Definitions

    For the purpose of this chapter--
        (1) The term ``Indian art and culture'' includes (but is not 
    limited to) the traditional and contemporary expressions of Indian 
    language, history, visual and performing arts, and crafts.
        (2) The term ``Native Hawaiian art and culture'' includes the 
    traditional and contemporary expressions of Native Hawaiian 
    language, history, visual and performing arts, and crafts.
        (3) The term ``Institute'' means the Institute of American 
    Indian and Alaska Native Culture and Arts Development established by 
    this chapter.
        (4) The term ``Indian'' means any person who is a member of an 
    Indian tribe.
        (5) The term ``Indian tribe'' means any tribe, band, nation, or 
    other organized group or community of Indians, including any Alaska 
    Native village (as defined in, or established pursuant to, the 
    Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act [43 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.]), which 
    is recognized as eligible for special programs and services provided 
    by the United States to Indians because of their status as Indians.
        (6) The term ``Native Hawaiian'' means any descendent of a 
    person who, prior to 1778, was a native of the Hawaiian Islands.
        (7) The term ``Secretary'' means the Secretary of the Interior.
        (8) The term ``Board'' means the Board of Trustees of the 
    Institute established under this chapter.

(Pub. L. 99-498, title XV, Sec. 1503, Oct. 17, 1986, 100 Stat. 1600.)

                       References in Text

    The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, referred to in par. (5), is 
Pub. L. 92-203, Dec. 18, 1971, 85 Stat. 688, as amended, which is 
classified generally to chapter 33 (Sec. 1601 et seq.) of Title 43, 
Public Lands. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see 
Short Title note set out under section 1601 of Title 43 and Tables.



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